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Jan 24 2020
Its importance to the U.S. and the world goes far beyond oil.
It is an unpopular view in Washington now to say that the Middle East matters. But it does. War fatigue, American energy “dominance,” and a bipartisan campaign to increase burden-sharing, in which Arab state partners pay more and do more for their own regional security, are strong and widely supported arguments for America’sNational Review (News)
Mar 30 2017
President Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn is reportedly willing to testify about Trump Team’s ties with Russia in exchange for immunity from prosecution.New York Post (News)
Jan 10 2019
Perspectives BlogNegotiations between President Trump and prominent Democrats stalled this week as the partial government shutdown inches closer to becoming the longest in history, with leaders still at an impasse over funding for a wall at the southern border. After giving an Oval Office address followed by a rebuttal from top Democrats, President Trump abruptly ended a meeting with congressional leaders on John Gable, AllSides Co-founder
Feb 22 2019
Mitch McConnell's life is about to get a lot more complicated.
As soon as Friday, the Democratic-controlled House will vote on a privileged resolution to terminate President Donald Trump's invocation of the National Emergencies Act to secure funding to build a wall on the country's southern border. Speaker Nancy Pelosi (Calif.) has penned a letter urging all members of Congress to voteGuest Writer - Left
Dec 04 2020
“Britain approved Pfizer Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday, jumping ahead of the rest of the world in the race to begin the most crucial mass inoculation programme in history.” (Reuters)
Both sides celebrate the development of the vaccines, stress their safety, and call for politicians and celebrities to urge the public to take them:
“The story of how these new vaccines came toThe Flip Side
Jun 19 2020
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facebook has removed campaign ads by President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence that featured an upside-down red triangle, a symbol once used by Nazis to designate political prisoners, communists and others in concentration camps.
The company said in a statement Thursday that the ads violated “our policy against organized hate.” A Facebook executive whoAssociated Press Fact Check
Mar 10 2020
As Bipartisan Support for Nuclear Energy Grows in Congress, Progressives Should Reconsider Their Opposition
Efforts to combat climate change must start with the most reliable source of carbon-free energy we have.
Any serious conversation about the future of America’s energy production must include nuclear energy, which accounts for 20 percent of all American energy production and 55 percent of American carbon-free-energy production. Unlike wind and solar, nuclear energy can be reliablyNational Review (News)
Jun 14 2018
Public opinion on abortion rights is often framed as a binary choice between two political positions, but a closer look at new polling data from Gallup reveals more nuance.
While a majority of Americans support legalized abortion in early pregnancy, most oppose it in the later stages, according to the survey.
Gallup finds that 60 percent of Americans believe abortion generallyNPR (Online News)
Mar 16 2019
President Trump issued the first veto of his presidency Friday to secure federal money for a border wall that he promised as a candidate and considers a crucial priority for his reelection, capping a week of confrontation with both political parties.
“Today I am vetoing this resolution. Congress has the freedom to pass this resolution, and I have the duty to veto it,” Trump said duringWashington Post
Jan 21 2021
President Biden sought to turn the page on the Trump era immediately upon taking office, calling on the nation to move past the political warfare that defined the last four years and signing a slew of executive actions reversing the last president’s most controversial policies.
Biden halted the construction of both the southern border wall and the Keystone XL pipeline hours after takingThe Hill